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AJ Frigillana

AJ discovered her love of camp programs working as a day camp counselor in her hometown of Long Beach, California. When she isn’t creating intentional spaces for young folks to grow and develop, you can…

Anthony Mulesky

Anthony originally wanted to teach physical education, but that all changed the moment he stepped on the stage. It was then that he realized he was called to inspire kids…

Brielyn Flones

Brie followed the sun and moved from Washington to California in 2014. With a Master’s in Education from UCLA, she creates a joyful learning environment in Class Connection and makes…

Christina Stevenson-Mulesky

If you were to tell Stina that she would one day be a dance teacher, rather than a pop star, she would have told you otherwise. Little did she realize…

Edna Vaknin

Edna has been the site director at Brotherhood Way since 2019. Her career in early childhood education has spanned over three decades and has given her the opportunity to hold…

Hillary Buren

Hillary’s passion for community building began on her high school basketball and volleyball courts. A team player, she’s been coaching youth sports since 2003 and is proud to build a…

Karla Cianci

Karla has been at Helen Diller Family Preschool since 2003. Being the Site Director of such a tremendously talented, committed, and diverse team of educators is her greatest privilege. The blend…

Kelly Dotson

Kelly has been the Site Director at Rosenberg since 2013. In 2018 she was promoted to Senior Site Director for the JCCSF ECE Programs where she oversees professional development, policies…

Mina Bahrami

Born and raised in Milwaukee, WI, Mina has worked in preschools across San Francisco. She considers it a blessing to be a part of so many children’s lives and witnessing milestone moments.…

Maxwell Octigan

As a child growing up in Hartford, Connecticut, Max wasn’t born with a whistle around his neck and a clipboard in his hand, but he’s always had a coach’s instinct and an athlete’s mentality. When he isn’t putting the fun in…